This blog will take you along the different steps of building a 23 foot dropkeel sailboat. The DIDI 23 is one of the available designs for the amateur builder designed by Dudley Dix. The boat is built as a radius chine trailer sailer from plywood with bulb dropkeel.
I am 60, married, have two adult children and working as engineer for rf techniques at a physical research centre of the Helmholtz Association. I live close to the Elbe river in a suburb of Hamburg, Germany.
Friday, 31 March 2017
After applying the 3rd layer of EPIFANES Epoxy-HB-Coat some points of uneveness were still visible.I hope that the surface is ready for finish painting after re-filling and a last layer of PU primer.